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Sur ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.7
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.5
Crowds: 4.3

Overall: 3.0

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Sur Surf Guide

Sur in - is an exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the best wave direction is from the northeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Hazards include jellyfish.

Sur Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
27.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Sur:

The best conditions reported for surf at Sur occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Sur (for consistent clean waves)?

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Sur with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of December. Clean surfable waves are typically found 8% of the time in December while 26% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 66% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
8%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
26%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
66%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

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Interactive Sur surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The nearest passenger airport to Sur is Seeb International (Muscat) Airport (MCT) in Oman, which is 169 km (105 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Sur is Masirah Airport (MSH), also in Oman, 222 km (138 miles) away.

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Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 17 April 2021, 04:28 Local Time
Saturday 17
1AM4AM7AM10AM
Wave (m) 0.1
SE
0.1
SE
0.1
SE
0.1
SE
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 15
SSW 10
WSW 5
W 10
NNE
Wind State off cross-
off
glass cross-
on

Swell History at Sur

Surf stats for Sur, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Sur

Wind stats for Sur, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

Sur Reviews:

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Ratings
Based on 3 votes.
  • Overall:Icon  s33.0
  • Quality on a good day:Icon  s21.7
  • Consistency of Surf:Icon  s22.0
  • Difficulty Level:Icon  s11.3
  • Wind and Kite Surfing:Icon  s32.5
  • Crowds:Icon  s44.3
  • ...

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Review
Impartial reviews submitted by Surf-Forecast users.
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Erin from United States
“Sur actually doesn't have a break--Wadi Tiwi and Wadi Shab are just north and will break about 3-4 times a year on a north swell or a very strong south swell. To the south, the closest break is Ras Al Hadd.”

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